crankygeeks 190 episode
This is episode 190 of crankygeeks. Here is the episode page description:
Run time 31:10Producer pcmagAudio/Visual sound, colorLanguage English
Apple Takes On Windows 7, Google and Bing Indexing Tweets, Netflix Streaming Only Overseas, and more...
What's new in Episode 190
Sebastian Rupley, Co-Crank, Editor, GigaOm.com
Chris DiBona, Open Source Program Manager, Google
Mike Elgan, Columnist, Computerworld
Windows 7 in Apple's Crosshairs
Apple has unleashed a flurry of anti-Microsoft advertising as Windows 7 is just getting established. Is Cupertino a little worried?
Google and Microsoft Indexing Tweets
Google and Microsoft have announced that they have integrated Tweets into their Bing and Google.com search results, reports PCMag. Do we want this in our search results?
Netflix Streaming Only Overseas
This is the day the US Postal Service has dreaded--the beginning of the end for Netflix mailers. The company is unveiling streaming only movie service overseas, and reports that on-demand viewing is way up in the U.S.
Psystar Launches Mac Cloning Tool
Mac clone maker Psystar is selling a utility that lets owners of generic PCs install and run Apple's Snow Leopard operating system. It's dubbed Rebel EFI. Does this company have it out for Apple or what?
Mozilla's Ultimate Inbox: Raindrop
Mozilla's Thunderbird team has been working on software called Raindrop that aims to unify communications channels such as e-mail, Facebook, and Twitter into a single interface. Is this a good idea?
John C. Dvorak